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Sep 10, 2012

Ride Down Memory Lane

Some 750 prized vehicles, bikes and motorcycles produced before 1932 cruised the streets of Henry Ford’s historical wonderland to highlight an era....More
Aug 15, 2012

More Evidence Next Small-Block Remains OHV

This week, one more morsel fell from the GM Powertrain lunchtable: The next small-block, when it arrives (likely) sometime next year, will use Active....More
Jul 26, 2012

Dearborn Goes Geek-Town

The Maker Faire is a tech-fest, but it’s not just for geeks. Every visitor, no matter the IQ, will find something interesting here. The Maker Faire....More
Jun 13, 2012

Me, Myself and i Got Along Famously

The Mitsubishi "I" may not be selling well, but it accelerates and brakes smoothly, is comfortable and delivers competitive range. And range anxiety....More
May 09, 2012

Ram C/V Ready for Rock’n’Road

The Ram C/V's passenger compartment is extremely comfortable and ergonomic, borrowing directly from appointments in Chrysler’s best-selling minivans....More
Mar 09, 2012

Quattro Saves The Day

The quattro A6 had conquered the slippery trek with as much ease – and way more style – than the 4-wheel-drive trucks....More
Feb 16, 2012

Detroit, Not Chicago, Scores Tractor Unveiling

Truly, a lawn tractor in Detroit in January is about as useful as a snowplow in July....More
Jan 26, 2012

Baby, You Can Drive My Car

I’m grateful my kids view their licenses as a path to independence. They know it’s a privilege easily taken away....More
Dec 13, 2011

Exhaust Engineer Branches Out

Tenneco’s Tim Jackson is going way out on a limb and into a completely new field of development to offset ozone-depleting greenhouse gases: He’s....More
Oct 14, 2011

Is Delphi’s Global Footprint ‘Unmatched?’

If an automotive supplier had 44 plants in 38 U.S. cities prior to bankruptcy and now has only four, can that....More
Aug 30, 2011

Live and Learn from MPG Calculations

Bloggers who can write what they want without a watchful eye of an editor – or better yet, a team of editors – can find....More
Aug 23, 2011

From Dream Cruise to Pebble Beach

The third weekend in August presents a dilemma for auto enthusiasts in the U.S. as metro Detroit’s Woodward Dream....More
Aug 05, 2011

Photo Tour of 2011 Maker Faire Michigan

Last week I wrote with great anticipation about the Maker Faire coming to The Henry Ford in Dearborn, MI. It was held....More
Jul 29, 2011

TechShop, Maker Faire Celebrate Innovation

A great idea is a terrible thing to waste. That seems to be the philosophy of TechShop Detroit, which opens in....More
Jun 30, 2011

Cruze Eco Stretches 42-mpg Rating

A Chevy Cruze Eco arrived at the office last week for a 1-week loan, which got me thinking about the sedan’s EPA rating....More

Drew Winter

Drew Winter is Editor-in-Chief of WardsAuto World magazine and a Senior Editor at He was won numerous awards for his work in both print and digital media and has been...

Tom Murphy

Tom Murphy is executive editor of WardsAuto World magazine, with an emphasis on technology and suppliers. He leads selection of the Ward’s 10 Best Engines and Ward’s 10 Best Interiors...
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